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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Humbug

A humbug is a person or object that behaves in a deceptive or dishonest way, often as a hoax or in jest. The term was first described in 1751 as student slang, and recorded in 1840 as a "nautical phrase". It is now also often used as an exclamation to mean nonsense or gibberish. ... His famous reference to Christmas, "Bah! Humbug!", declaring Christmas to ...

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Bah%20Humbug

... Mr Scrooge? Scrooge: Bah Humbug ... Get a Bah Humbug mug for your Facebook friend Beatrix. 2. bah humbug ... Also means "who cares", "I could give a fuck", and "blah". Bob: I just came ... Fred-"Did you see that Vince Vaughn movie"

forum.wordreference.com/threads/bah-humbug.1202497

Dec 9, 2008 ... I would like to know what the expression "Bah humbug" actually means. I know that it comes from Charles Dickens' novel "A Christmas Carol" ...

www.quora.com/What-does-bah-humbug-mean-and-where-did-the-saying-originate

Thanks for the R2A. I will just give you the best answer I can from observation. The first time I heard it was from “A Christmas Carol” from Dickins. “Bah” i...

dictionary.cambridge.org/us/dictionary/english/bah-humbug

bah humbug definition, meaning, what is bah humbug: an expression used when someone does not approve of or enjoy something that other people…

pccadvantage.wordpress.com/2011/12/21/do-you-even-know-what-bah-humbug-means

Dec 21, 2011 ... So, why do I feel like such a bah humbug? (In my family, we use the term as a noun to describe someone who has issues with the holidays…it's ...

joshmosey.wordpress.com/2012/12/20/the-origin-of-bah-humbug

Dec 20, 2012 ... And when one of those Scrooges says "Bah Humbug! ... flatter, trick, cajole, and “ bug,” bogey, spectre, the word thus meaning a false alarm.

en.wiktionary.org/wiki/bah_humbug

bah (“interjection expressing contempt, disgust, or bad temper”) + humbug (“ balderdash!, nonsense!, rubbish!”). The words were originally spoken by the miser ...

www.yourdictionary.com/bahai

noun. pl. Ba·hais. a believer in Bahaism; Bahaism. Origin of Bahai. Persian bah?' ?, literally , of splendor from bah?, splendor from Arabic bah??, beauty.